Copy DVD to DiskStation DS216se for Streaming Over Network

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More and more old, bulky and loud PC servers will be replaced with sleek, quiet and more powerful NAS boxes, which makes the NAS market hotter and hotter. Synology DiskStation DS216se is one of the top NAS servers in the market that is ideal for starting your own cloud or creating a no-fuss and full-featured file server. Synology DiskStation DS216se having large storage, you can copy your DVD collections to DiskStation DS216se then you can stream your DVD movies on HD TVs over the network without DVD Players and changing the DVD discs when you need to watch the second movie lying in the bed.

First, a quick note: we know that there is still a lot of legal ambiguity around ripping content that you have legally purchased. At Audioholics, we believe that you should be able to watch purchased media on your system regardless of whether it’s coming from a standalone DVD player or a media center frontend. Actually, it’s not as difficult as you imagine. To get DVDs on Synology DiskStation DS216se NAS, you’ll need a third-party DVD ripping software.

There are many DVD ripping applications in the market such as MakeMKV, Handbrake, RipIt, etc. But considering about ripping time, CSS decryption, GPU acceleration, wide export, we finally recommend Pavtube ByteCopy for Windows/Mac. Pavtube ByteCopy will be the world NO.1 Blu-ray Ripper tool which can rip both Blu-ray and DVD to DiskStation DS216se and Synology other hot NAS servers like DiskStation DS216play, DiskStation DS416, DiskStation DS716+, DiskStation RS2416+, keeping original video and audio quality.

Why I choose Pavtube ByteCopy? Pavtube ByteCopy can rip Blu-ray/DVD to lossless/uncompressed MKV container keeping all the chapter makers in original media like MakeMKV does. It also can convert Blu-ray/DVD to MP4/AVI wrapper with multiple subtitle and audio tracks, exceeding Handbrake does. For Windows Media Player and QuickTime users, Pavtube ByteCopy can convert DVD and Blu-ray to MOV, WMV, MPEG, M4V, AVI, etc. For 4K TV, it can convert Blu-ray/DVD to H.265/HEVC 4K video and H.264 4K video. So, you can choose any format you need to export from DVD to store on DiskStation DS216se using Pavtube ByteCopy.

What’s more, Pavtube Studio rencently has upgraded its Windows software inlcuding Pavtube ByteCopy to version 4.9.1.0 with supporting the most advanced hardware acceleration NVIDIA CUDA & AMD APP by H.264/H.265 codec, which can give users 30x video transcoding speed than before.

Other Features of Pavtube ByteCopy

  • Remove various DVD encryption including Region, RCE, CSS, CPRM, UOP, AACS, etc.
  • Reads Blu-ray discs protected with latest versions of AACS, BD+, MKB v61, MKB v62. 
  • 1:1 backup Blu-ray/DVD in original video structure and video quality.
  • Trim/crop/split/merge Blu-ray/DVD videos
  • Select desired subtitles stream and audio track or copy and rip DVD with preferred subtitle.
  • Rip latest 2D/3D Blu-ray and DVD to 3D videos with ultrafast speed for true theater entertainment at home.
  • You can adjust profile parameters, rename and save it for easy access to next conversion.
  • Add SRT/ASS/SSA subtitles to your original DVD videos
  • Extract SRT subtitle from Blu-ray/DVD (Only for Windows verison)
  • Adjust video/audio resolution, bitrate, frame rate, sample rate, codec, channel before copy and rip DVD.

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Steps to Backup DVD to Synology DiskStation DS216se for Streaming Over the Network

Step 1. Add your DVD movies

Run DVD ripping tool and click “File” to load the DVD discs. DVD discs, DVD folders, DVD IFO/ISO to copy to Synology NAS. Besides, you can add more than one DVD movies at a time for its batch conversion function.

load dvd

At the bottom of the chapter list, there is a Subtitle box, click the black triangle to show the drop-down list. There, you can choose your desired internal subtitle streaming. You also can choose to rip DVD with forced subtitles by checking “Forced Subtitle” close to “Subtitle” box.

internal subtitle

Step 2: Choose format and set profile.

To transfer and play Synology stored Blu-ray/DVD movies on various portable devices, you can choose to output “H.264 HD Video(*.mp4)”.

Specify output file format

If you wish to backup Blu-ray/DVD without quality loss, just output “Multi-track Video” > “Lossless/encoded Multi-track MKV(*.mkv)”.

Output lossless multi-track MKV format

The program also enables you to directly export Samsung/Sony/Panasonic/LG TV preset file formats for directly watching.

Output TV preset format

Tip: If you want to store more DVD movies on Synology DS216se, you can adjust video bitrate to reduce the video size. Just click“Settings” to change the video parameters and you can preview the output video size at the below chart. Keep in mind the file size and video quality is based more on bitrate than resolution which means bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa.

Step 3: Start ripping DVD to Synology DS216se

Click the big red“Convert” button under the preview window, and the DVD to Synology DS216se Ripper will start the conversion from DVD movies to digital files.

When you put ripped DVD to DS216se, you can watch these DVD movies on many devices via Synology, like Apple TV, PS4, LG HD TV,iPad. If you don’t know how to set up the connection between your Synology NAS and your DLNA/UPnP-compliant DMAs, here is a detailed guide. And if your DLNA/UPnP-enabled device is an Apple TV, here is a more simple tutorial on setting up Synology NAS with Apple TV

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Copy Blu-ray to Video Hard Drive

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With 300+, 500+, 1000+ Blu-ray discs covered by dust on the shelf, you maybe get annoyed that how you should deal with these large number of Blu-ray discs. What’s more, it is difficult to find the one disc you want from the hundreds even thousands of Blu-ray discs. It will save you if you choose to rip Blu-ray to video hard drive. By this, you can migrate your Blu-ray collection to basement or attic and the best part is that you can easily search the movie you want in the hard drive.

It will be more convenient to stream Blu-ray movies when you copied Blu-ray library to video hard drive. You can stream Blu-ray on Xbox One S, PS4 Pro, Smart TV, etc without Blu-ray Player and you never need to worry about the Blu-ray region codes. So how to rip Blu-ray to video hard drive? With Blu-ray Ripper, it will be easy to get done.

Best Blu-ray Ripper Recommended

Pavtube BDMagic is recommended here to help you decrypt Blu-ray AACS, BD+, MKB v61, MKB V62 to copy Blu-ray discs to video hard drive. You can choose to 1:1 backup Blu-ray to video hard drive in Blu-ray BDMV folder and directly copy Blu-ray to M2TS files to video hard drive. Of course, it is suggested to convert Blu-ray to MP4, MKV, AVI and other digital files to store on video hard drive cause in this way, you can watch Blu-ray movies on devices with USB port from video hard drive.

For Mac users, please use the equivalent Mac Blu-ray RipperPavtube BDMagic for Mac. In addition, if you want to copy Blu-ray to lossless MKV to video hard drive, you can choose Pavtube ByteCopy cause this Blu-ay Ripper is a multi-track Blu-ray Ripper that can rip Blu-ray to lossless/uncompressed MKV and MP4/MOV/AVI with mutltiple subtitle and audio tracks.

Free download and install:

 

Other Download:

– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/blu-ray-ripper/
– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-BDMagic/3000-7970_4-75922877.html

Steps to rip Blu-ray to video hard drive

Step 1. Import Blu-ray movies

Insert your Blu-ray to Blu-ray drive. Open this Blu-ray Ripper to load Blu-ray movies. This Blu-ray Ripper also can rip DVD to video hard drive, so you can add DVD movies, too.

Step 2. Choose output format

Click “Format” bar and select one of the formats you like. Or select a format depending on which device you want to watch the movie in.

There are two options: “Copy the entire disc” and “Directly Copy”. “Copy the entire disc” means copy the whole content of disc with the same structure with the original disc. “Directly Copy” means copy the selected movie title.

Step 3. Rip and copy Blu-ray to computer

Just click “Convert”button, after a while, it will finish the conversion from Blu-ray to your computer.

Once the ripping process ends, open the output folder to locate the Blu-ray rips and then transfer the Blu-ray rips to video hard drive to view the Blu-ray movies on TV, PS4, etc.

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Copy DVD to Multi-track MP4 for Plex/TV

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A multi-track MP4 means that the video extension is MP4 format and the video contains multiple subtitle and audio streaming tracks. A DVD video usually includes English, Chinese, Spanish… several language streaming. Ripping DVD to multi-track MP4 can preserve all or several subtitle and audio tracks. Then you can watch the multi-track MP4 DVD rips on TV via Plex with your preferred subtitle and audio track and can switch to another track anytime as you like.

So how to convert DVD to MP4 with multiple subtitle and audio tracks? To get the goal, you need to get a DVD Ripping software that can keep multi-track subtitle and audio streaming. In the market, there are many DVD Rippers but few multi-track DVD Ripping tool. Fortunately, Pavtube Bytecopy can help you copy DVD to multi-track MP4 with subtitles and audio.

It is special designed for users to rip Blu-ray/DVD to MKV/MOV/MP4 with multiple audio and subtitle tracks for your Plex/TV streaming. Moreover, it’s also a professional Blu-ray/DVD ripper, allows you to rip and convert Blu-ray/DVD discs to any other video format you like such as converting DVD to AVI, WMV, FLV, TS, etc. Intimate is, there are many optimized presets for tablet and smartphone, including Kindle Fire HDX, Google Nexus 6P, Galaxy S7, iPad Pro, Surface Pro 4, Xbox One S, PS4 Pro, etc which will give you best video quality.

Free download and install:
 

Mac version is also available: Pavtube Bytecopy for Mac.

How to Copy DVD to Multi-track MP4 for Plex/TV?

Step 1. Import DVD disc, DVD folder, IFO/ISO image files.

Step 1. Free download and install Pavtube ByteCopy on your PC. Insert DVD disc to your ROM, click “Load files” to import DVD disc directly from ROM. If you have IFO/ISO and DVD folder, choose the corresponding option to load DVD movies from your computer.

The main title in your DVD will be checked by default; so let’s move on and choose format.

Step 2. Choose format.

Click the “Format” drop-down list and choose “Multi-track Video>Multi-track MP4(*.mp4)” as below:

Step 3. Adjust video&audio settings (optional)

Click the “Settings” button to check all video&audio settings. By default it will check all the audio tracks (languages), so if you only need some of the languages, just check the unwanted ones.

Btw, video size, bitrate and frame rate can all be changed if you are not satisfied with default settings.

Don’t forget to click OK to confirm all the changes.

Step 4. Start conversion.

Click the big red “Convert” to start converting DVDs to MP4 with multiple languages. The original DVD chapter marker will be kept automatically.

After conversion, hit the “Open” or “Open output folder” icon to quick locate converted MP4 videos. Then, you can put the MP4 files into the sharing folder of Plex then streaming on HD TV.

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Rip DVD to Emby Media Server for Sharing and Streaming

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Emby Media Server has many client apps including: Kodi, Windows Media Center/XBOX 360 (MCE Extender), Android TV, Roku/Now TV boxes, Amazon Fire TV, some Samsung Smart TVs. This means when you copy DVD library to Emby media server, you can stream DVD movies with Kodi, WMC, Roku, etc. However, Emby will only playback Video_TS on a PC (Emby for WMC).The same goes for .iso rips of DVDs. So when you want to put DVD movies to Emby for streaming, you’d better convert DVD to MKV/MP4.

Extracting MP4/MKV from DVD discs makes you stream DVD movies with Kodi, Roku, Android TV via Emby cause even though Emby supports DVD video-ts, its clients don’t suppot it. So how to rip DVD to Emby Media Server? You can use a DVD Ripper to help you rip commercial DVD discs to Emby Media Server. 

Here I recommend you Pavtube ByteCopy <review>. This DVD ripping tool is the most impressive, yet easy-to-use and covers all your needs regarding a program to rip bluray and DVD discs. It can easily rip any copy & region protected DVD to Emby Media Server in digital version. It outputs MP4, MKV, AVI, FLV, 3GP, H.265, M3U8, etc with original video quality so that you can stream DVD via Emby Media Server on Amazon Fire TV, Samsung Smart TV, etc.

Thus, you also can use Pavtube ByteCopy to rip Blu-ray to Emby Media Server by decrypt Blu-ray AACS, BD+, up to MKB v61. Learn >> Plex vs. Emby With Kodi

Free download and install: 
  

Other Download: 
– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/bytecopy/ 
– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-ByteCopy/3000-7970_4-76158512.html 

How to Copy DVD to Emby Media Server for Sharing and Streaming?

Step 1. Load DVD movies

Insert your DVD disc into your DVD drive, run the best DVD Converter for Emby Media Server and click “Files” icon to load movie from DVD source(Disc, folder, ISO). Set your wanted subtitles and audio track from the drop-down box of “Subtitles” and “Audio” tab. The mac version isPavtube ByteCopy for Mac

Note: DVDs encoded with any region codes can be imported to rip and your Netflix rented DVDs are also supported.

 

Step 2. Choose output format

Click the “Format” option, and choose HD Video > H.264 HD Video(*.mp4) or MKV HD Video(*.mkv) as output format. MOV, MKV, AVI, etc can also be found in “HD Video” and “Common Video”. You also can choose other multimedia container/format from the profile.

 

Tip: 

If you like, you can click “Settings” to change the video encoder, resolution, frame rate, etc. as you wish. Keep in mind the file size and video quality is based more on bitrate than resolution which means bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa.   

Note: If you want MKV files, you can choose lossless MKV from “Multi-track Video” to preserve the original video quality. 

 

Step 3: Start to copy DVD to Emby

Click the convert button under the preview window, and the DVD ripper will start the conversion from DVD movies to MKV/MP4 for Emby Media Server.

Once the conversion ends, you can locate the generated MP4/MKV files in output folder. Put DVD rips into sharing folder of Emby, then you can stream the converted DVD movies through Emby Media Server to iPad Pro, Samsung UHD TV, Roku, Xbox 360, PS4 Pro, PS4 or other DLNA-compliant devices for watching. 

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Share DVD & DVD Drives Over the Network on Windows 

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From ultrabooks to netbooks, computers are shedding their optical drives. If you still use an occasional CD or DVD, you don’t have to buy an external optical drive –  you can share another computer’s optical drive over the network.

The two computers must be on the same local network to share an optical drive. This requires using the Advanced Sharing settings in Windows – there’s no easy, HomeGroup-style way of doing this.

Sharing a Drive

First, open the Computer window (click Start and select Computer) on the computer with the optical drive.

Right-click the drive you want to share, point to Share with and select Advanced Sharing

Click the Advanced Sharing button in the properties window that appears.

In the next window, enable the Share this folder checkbox. Type a descriptive name – such as “CD Drive” – for the share, and then click the Permissions button.

Ensure that the Everyone group has Read access to the drive. If you require additional security – for example, if you’re not using a home network — you can restrict access to specific users. Click OK to save your changes after configuring the permissions.

You may want to disable password-protected sharing to make this easier, assuming you’re on a secure home network. To do so, click the Network and Sharing Center link under Password Protection.

Click the Home or Work header, scroll down, and select Turn off password protected sharing to disable it. Click the Save changes button after you’re done.

After you click the OK button, your drive will be shared on the network. You’ll see its address under Network Path in the properties window.

An icon over the drive indicates that it’s shared. To stop sharing the drive later, go back into its Advanced Sharing window and uncheck the Share this folder checkbox.

Mapping a Drive

On your other computer, open Windows Explorer and click the Network option to view your network.

Browse to the share you created, then right-click it and select Map network drive.

You can specify a drive letter for the shared optical drive and have it automatically become mapped each time you log in.

The mapped drive will appear as its own drive letter in the My Computer window. Double-click the drive, or navigate to it in any application, to access its contents over the network.

Src: http://www.howtogeek.com/114254/how-to-share-cd-dvd-drives-over-the-network-on-windows/

Share DVD Movies to Devices/PC Over Network with One DVD Drive

You also can copy DVD to hard drive on PC with DVD Drive and DVD Ripper. Then put the DVD backup onto sharing folder of Plex or NAS, Cloud Storage. Afterwards, you can play DVD movies on your PC, Tablet, Laptop, Netbook, NoteBook, iPad, iPhone, Samsung Galaxy Note 7, PS4, Xbox One S, PS4 Pro, etc.

Now saying copy DVDs to hard drive, using DVD rip software is the best way to put DVDs to computer. Then we need to think about the question – how to rip DVDs to hard drive with DVD ripping software? Here we’d like to take Pavtube BDMagic for example to introduce the steps.

Pavtube BDMagic is a top-ranked DVD ripping software that facilitates ripping the content of a DVD to computer hard drive and converting to other popular video formats, such as rip DVD to MP4AVIWMVFLV, MOVMPEG1/2, etc.

It offers powerful yet easy-to-use functions, excellent video/audio quality, and fast ripping speed. This DVD ripping software also has the ability to decrypt DVDs, remove copy preventions, and make disks unrestricted and region-free.

HOT Search:  DVD to AndroidDVD to USBDVD to iPad, DVD to TV, DVD to Media Player,

Free download and install:
          

How to Copy DVD to Hard Drive with Pavtube BDMagic?

1. Insert DVD disc into DVD drive or get DVD folder/ISO file ready. Launch Pavtube BDMagic and then click the “Files” button to import source DVD movies.

2. Click the drop-down box of “Format” button and then select option to set a profile as output format. You could edit output profile as you player.

3.Click the big “Convert” button and then set output directory to save final converted DVD files. After that, click the bottom “Convert” button to start converting.

After the conversion, you can put the DVD rips onto Plex sharing folder or save DVD on NAS to share your DVD movies over Network.

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Three Tools for Ripping/Copying DVD Movies

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Take a look at your DVD collection. How much money do you think you’ve spent on it? Watever, Maybe they just want DVD movies that can be put away in their cupboard and don’t want to get a little bit scratched on their discs. This guide will show you why you should Use DVD Copy Software and how to use it, hold on reading…

Part 1: Why You Should Use DVD Copy Software?

Before we get into why you would want to have a DVD copy of your favorite DVDs, let’s consider the basics first. DVDs perform two essential tasks: they store recorded information and play back information. Some can do both; some can only do one or the other. Anyone who has ever owned or rented a DVD – whether it was a movie, computer software or personally recorded video has come across a disc that has been scratched or broken. It seems to go with the territory.

Although they are not the latest and greatest communication media available to us today, DVDs can be expensive to buy or replace. In some cases, like with certain movies, music videos or home movies, the information recorded on these DVDs is irreplaceable. Let’s step back for just a second. The simple, basic reason that CD and DVD copy software was created is to fulfill our continually expanding requirements for storing data. Not only do we need something on which to store our media and information, but we also need it to be portable, compact and high quality.

The CD, DVD and their attendant burners came along and, voila the information storage void was filled. Since their initial release and subsequent evolution, CD and DVD copy burners have become so prevalent and popular that it is often taken for granted that they come standard with brand new personal computers.

In today’s day and age (we are in the Information Age, in case you hadn t heard), we have a number of devices that have the capability of recording video, such as smartphones, digital cameras and even most standard cell phones.

Share and Share Alike

There is one thing pertinent to this topic of why you would want or need DVD copy devices or burners, and that is the relatively new concept of sharing video across a variety of platforms and devices. It is when you try to navigate down this avenue of sharing that you will likely run into problems.

The most common problem with cross-platform sharing is that specific devices also have specific formats customized to the particular make and model of that particular device. So, what can you do to break through this electronic roadblock?

You can take a blank DVD and burn a copy of the information onto it. The good, old DVD is about as universal a format as you’re likely to come across in electronic media.

As mentioned earlier in this article, the vast majority of PCs these days have a DVD burner built into them. You might have to do a little detective work to find it and the directions on how to use it, but it is well worth the time and energy.

There are also a number of specially tailored DVD copy software applications available. You can probably purchase one for about $40 to $70. Pay special attention, however, to the specifications and features listed on the DVD copy software products so that you get the software that best fits your needs.

Copyright & Fair Use

It’s crucial that you have at least a basic understanding of copyright laws and fair use before you get too far into making digital copies of your DVDs that have copyright encryption coded into them. Most DVD copy software products come with some copyright information, and you can check the developer’s website for more information.

Fair use, in the realm of copyright, simply states that you are allowed to make one DVD copy of a copyrighted DVD, and it is to be used only for your personal entertainment. In other words, you can’t make multiple copies of any material that is copyrighted for any reason. That is a violation of copyright law.

Source:http://www.toptenreviews.com/software/articles/why-you-should-use-dvd-copy-software/

Part 2: Use Three Tool for Ripping DVD Movies on NAS/Media Player/Portable Devices

To create digital copies of DVDs on Windows, you need Professional DVD Ripper to circumvent the encryption scheme and save DVD content in the format you need. There are three highly-praised DVD Ripper in the market: Pavtube DVDAid, Pavtube ByteCopy and Pavtube BDMagic. Now, let’s see how to copy DVD on Windows for Media Server/NAS/Portable Devices with these three DVD Copying/ Ripping tools.

Part 1: Rip DVD on Windows Media Server with DVDAid

Part 2: Lossless Backup DVD to NAS for Storage with ByteCopy

Part 3: Copy DVD on Portable Devices with BDMagic

Method One: Get Ripping DVD to Media Server – Pavtube DVDAid

To turn a real-world DVD into a digital file for putting DVD collection to media server, you need to copy the contents of a DVD to your computer, and then convert those contents to a media-server-friendly format. In order for this to work, obviously, you need a DVD Ripper. Here, Pavtube DVDAid is a top-selling DVD-ripping utility that can remove the Content Scrambling System (CSS) or similar built-in protections that prevent straight-up copying. It can convert DVD to mobile-or-home-theater-friendly format so that you can stream DVD rips via media server on HD TV through media extender.

Supported Output File Types: H.265/HEVC, H.264/MPEG-4, DivX, XviD, MKV, MP4, AVI, MPEG, WMV, FLV, SWF, F4V, MOV, 3GP, 3G2, VOB, TS, DV, MPEG-2 HD Video (*.mpg), MPEG- TS Video(*.ts), Quick Time HD Video (*.mov), WMV HD Video (*.wmv), Audio-Video Interleaved HD Video (*.avi)

Supported Output Devices Supported: Apple TV 4, iPad Air 3, iPad 4, iPad Pro, iPhone 6S, BlackBerry Priv, Samsung Galaxy Note 7, Nexus 6P, Surface Pro 4, etc.

Free download and install:

Other Download:

– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/dvd_ripper/

– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-DVDAid/3000-7970_4-76158510.html

Step 1: Add DVD movies

Click “File” to import DVD movies to the software. You can also add DVD Folder, DVD IFO File,DVD ISO Image File to convert.

Step 2: Choose output format

When you open the “Format” drop-down list, you can see many output format choices. Considering the most compatibility, HD MP4 is recommended here for its high video quality.

Tip: In “Settings”, you can preview the output video parameters and size. In addition, you can change the specs in the corresponding box.

Step 3: Start to convert DVD to media server

Hit big red “Convert” to start to rip DVD to media server friendly format. Once the process ends, open the output folder to locate the DVD rips.


Method Two: Four Options for Copy DVD to NAS for Storage with ByteCopy

As far as I know, Pavtube ByteCopy is a top-selling DVD Ripper in the market which has the following features:

*Break down the encryption in BD&DVD discs, including AACS, BD+, Disney encryption, region codes, Sony encryption, etc.

*Rip Blu-ray/DVD to ASUSTOR AS1004T NAS, Synology NAS, QNAP NAS and other NAS

*Convert Blu-ray/DVD to H.265, M3U8, MP4, MKV, AVI, FLV, MOV, etc with original video quality.

*Copy the entire Blu-ray/DVD disc to NAS in original file structure with all subtitle tracks and audio streams preserved.

*Backup Blu-ray/DVD to iPhone, iPad, Microsoft Pro, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, etc optimized format to NAS.

*Allows users to shrink Blu-ray/DVD movies size to store more movies to the NAS

*Compatible with Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP, etc

*Has the equivalent Mac version which supports OS X El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, etc

Free download and install:

Step 1: Import DVD movies

Run the app and insert DVD to drive. Click “File” to load the DVD movies to the program. You can also load Blu-ray discs with BD Drive.

Tips:

1.You can add more than one Blu-ray/DVD movies at a time for it has batch conversion function.

2. You can choose desired subtitle and audio track and forced subtitle below the chapter list.

Step 2: Backup and convert DVD

Here, you have four choices:

Option A – Full Disc Copy DVD to NAS

You can keep all the information in Blu-ray/DVD movies, including main title, advertisement, chapter markers, review and the whole audio/subtitle streams.

Click on the top of the menu.

Option B – Directly Copy DVD to NAS

Just the main title of the original DVD disc will be preserved in this way. It will save many space of your NAS.

Navigate to “Format” > “Copy” > “Directly Copy”

Option C – Convert DVD to MP4/MKV/MOV to NAS

Transforming DVD to MP4, MKV, MOV, AVI, etc popular format gives you wide playback on different devices via NAS.

Click “Format”, you can choose the desired format in “Common Video” or “HD Video” profiles. On the other hand, you can choose the optimized preset for mainstreaming multimedia players, like PS3, PS4, Microsoft Surface Pro.

Option D – Rip DVD to lossless MKV

In this way, you can extract lossless MKV format from DVD discs with multiple subtitle/audio tracks and chapter markers preserved. Click the format bar to follow “Multi-track Video” and “Lossless/encoded Multi-track MKV (*.mkv)”.

Step 3: Rip DVD to NAS

If you chose the latter three ways, click big red “Convert” on the UI to begin DVD ripping process. Locate the generated video in output folder.


Method Three: Copy DVD on Portable Devices with BDMagic

All the DVD discs are strictly encrypted. To rip them as digital copies, you should use a DVD ripper Software that can bypass copy protections while delivering output files in good quality. Here, Pavtube BDMagic/BDMagic for Mac is an intuitive interface and enables you to convert DVD to H.265, M3U8, MP4, MKV, FLV, MOV, MPEG, WMV, etc. with selected subtitles and audio tracks. Now you can backup and rip 2D Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray and standard DVD to SD, High-Definition formats (H.265/HEVC, MKV, MP4, etc.) or even create 3D videos with excellent video/audio quality in fast conversion speed. Try this BDMagic by downloading a free trial here.

Other Download:

– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/blu-ray-ripper/

– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-BDMagic/3000-7970_4-75922877.html

Step 1: Load DVD movies.Run the DVD Ripping program and click “DVD disc” icon to load DVD movies for converting. You can also import movies files from DVD VIDEO_TS folder or ISO image files.

Step 2: Choose Output format.

The general format is “Common Video >H.264 Video(*.mp4)” it’s the most widely used format which will be supported by your all HDTV, HD Media Players, Tablet, Smartphone and iOS devices.

Step 3: Adjust video specs or change aspect ratio (Optional)

If you have special requirements on target video, click “Settings” to customize video size, bitrate, frame rate and sample rate.

Step 4: Convert DVD to MP4 for portable devices.

Click the “Convert” button to start converting DVD to MP4 format. With the technology of CUDA acceleration it will provide you fast conversion speed. Once completed, go to “Open” the generated MP4 files for playback on your all portable devices.

Now, you can get all the DVD movies reviews and after DVD ripping, Then enjoy the converted DVD as H.265, M3u8, MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, etc files for enjoying on mobiles anytime anywhere.Have a good time!

Comparsion about 2016 DVD Copying Software as you need

Software Compare Pavtube ByteCopy for (Win/Mac)bytecopy Pavtube DVDAid (Win/Mac)dvdaid Pavtube BDMagic (Win/Mac)
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Supported Source
2D/3D Blu-ray Discs,Blu-ray Folder,Blu-ray ISO Image File,
DVDs, DVD Folder, DVD IFO File,DVD ISO Image File

Output Formats
Video: H.265, M3U8, H.264/MPEG-4, DivX, XviD, MKV, MP4, AVI, MPEG, WMV, FLV, SWF, F4V, MOV, 3GP,VOB, TS, DV, MPEG-2 HD Video (*.mpg), MPEG- TS Video(*.ts), Quick Time HD Video (*.mov), WMV HD Video (*.wmv), Audio-Video Interleaved HD Video (*.avi)

Optimized Preset:iPhone, iPad,Microsoft Surface, Android Tablet/Phone,FCP, iMovie,etc
Audio: MP3, AAC, FLAC, MKA (MKA(Matroska) Audio), OGG (Ogg Vorbis Audio), WAV(Nokia WAV Audio), M4A, DTS (remux),MP2, AIFF, AMR, SUN AU Format

Lossless/encoded MKV format: with multi-audio tracks/subs streams/chapter markersEncode MP4/MOV: with multi-audio track

Other Functions
Edit parameters, merge, crop, trim and add SRT subtitle.

Adjust A/V codec, size,bitrate, frame rate, channel, etc

Extract SRT Subtitle

Now, just choose one as the best DVD Copier/Ripper for your all DVD backup demands. Enjoy!

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Copy 3D BD50 to BD25 with 3D Effects, Subtitles and Audios Retained

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“Is it possible to shrink it to BD25 keeping all features, 3D, menus and languages as we do in 2D? Also after shrinking 3D BD50 to BD25 keeping everything is it possible yet to add a subtitle to it?” – By danswano on “How to shrink 3D BD50 to BD25”.

Need a tool which has the BD shrink features to shrink large-size BD 50 to much smaller size BD 25? Many people purchased 3D Blu-ray discs to watch 3D Blu-ray movies at home with family, and many movie fans may collect their favorite movies in 3D Blu-ray disc. Therefore, this is increasing demand of backup 3D Blu-ray disc. Some people may wonder and look for an effective solution to copy and compress 3D BD50 to BD25 disc.

So, is it possible to copy 3D BD50 to BD25 with 3D effects retained? This guide would introduce you wonderful 3D Blu-ray shrink apps to help you shrink 3D BD50 to BD25 with 3D effects, subtitles, and audio tracks retained. That’s really fantastic! Can’t wait for exploring? Just follow me to see the details.

Top Software of Copy 3D BD50 to BD25 with 3D effects/subtitles

Here, Pavtube BDMagic/Pavtube BDMagic for Mac is your best choice to do this. As a professional 3D Blu-ray shrink software app, it could copy and shrink Blu-ray/DVD disc, folder and/or ISO image file in both 2D and 3D to computer or blank disc. It supports to copy Blu-ray/DVD disc in 1:1, movie only backup, and compress 3D BD50 to BD25 with high quality. While used to convert 3D BD50 to BD25, it could retain all elements in source 3D BD50 disc, including: 3D effect, disc menu, subtitles and audio tracks. Read 3D Blu-ray Column.

Note: Besides from the main movie copy function, the program also helps to beneficially remove copy & region code protection from commercial Blu-ray disc, you also want to lossless copy Blu-ray to MKV with all subtitle and audio. Here, try Pavtube ByteCopyPavtube ByteCopy for Mac to complete the disc shrinking process on Mac OS X El Capitan.

Free Download Top 3D Blu-ray Ripper:

 

Other Download:

– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/blu-ray-ripper/
– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-BDMagic/3000-7970_4-75922877.html

Step Guide – How to Compress 3D BD50 to BD25 with Subtitles and 3D Effects

With Pavtube 3D Blu-ray copier, you could freely compress 3D BD50 to BD25 in a few simple clicks. However, the detailed operation would vary according to whether you have one Blu-ray drive.

Step 1: Load 3D BD50 disc into the program.

Start 3D Blu-ray copy software on your computer, click “File” > “Load from disc” to import 3D BD50 disc to the program. After the loading process is completed, under the Blu-ray move title displaying list, from “Subtitles” drop-down list, select you desired subtitle languages, click “Audio” drop-down option, choose your prefer audio tracks.

Step 2: Main movie copy of 3D BD50 disc.

Click “Format” bar, from its drop-down list, select “Copy” > “Direct Copy for 3D Bluray” and you will get a 3D M2TS files as output.

If you wish to copy 3D BD50 disc for 3D digital format for viewing on VR headsets such as Samsung Gear VR, Oculus Rift, HTC ViveGoogle CardboardZeiss VR One, etc, you can choose to output SBS/TAB/Anaglyph 3D mode with with MP4/MOV/MKV/AVI/WMV formats.

Step 4: Start the 3D Blu-ray main movie copying process.

Go back to the main interface, hit right-bottom “Convert” button to start the main movie copy process of 3D BD50 disc.

When the conversion is completed, click “Open Output Folder” on the main interface to pop out the folder with converted 3D M2TS files, enjoy!

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Manage Your Home DVD Library With DVD Backup

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If you’re a movie buff, you probably have a collection of DVDs you ve spent a considerable amount of money on over the years. While you can certainly get an entertainment system to house all of your DVDs, your DVDs will still wear out with time. DVDs can also become damaged in a number of other ways.

If you have children, you already know your DVD library is often the target of sticky fingers, which is a highly effective way to corrupt a DVD and cause accidents that result in stepped on and broken DVDs. If you really like your home DVD library, the best way to maintain your movie collection is to make digital backups of your physical DVDS.

How to Make a Digital Backup of Your DVD Library

You can make digital backups of your home movie collection in several ways. If you own mostly new movies, getting these DVDs in a digital format should be very easy. Almost all new DVDs come with a separate disc that contains a universal digital copy of the DVD. You can insert this disc into any computer drive to access a restricted link where you can download a specified number of digital copies of the new movie you purchased. You can even download digital versions of your movie in the MPEG-4 format that will allow you to play your movie on mobile devices such as a smartphone or tablet.

If you have many older movies in your DVD library and you want to maintain this collection by making a new digital DVD library, you re going to need to use DVD copy software to accomplish this. There are a few different types of DVD copy software you can use to convert your older DVDs into a digital format.

First, you’ll need DVD ripping software to transfer the movie files from the physical DVDs to your computer. There are several free DVD ripping software suites available for download, but these free versions tend to be slower, buggier and require a relatively high degree of technical knowledge.

Some of the best-rated DVD ripping software suites include DVD Cloner, 123CopyDVD, 1Click DVD CopyDVDFab and SlySoft CloneDVD. These software suites range in price from about $40 to $60 and are incredibly simple to use, according to user reviews. In particular, 1Click DVD Copy can complete the whole DVD ripping process with just one click. These software packs also are capable at CSS decryption and removing region codes, which allows you to easily copy DVDs you legally own without being stopped by copyright protections.

Storing Your Home DVD Library

Once you access the universal digital copy of your DVDs or rip them to your computer, the files will be stored directly on your hard drive. The problem with this is that if you have many movies in your DVD library, your collection will swallow your hard drive space very quickly. Storing several dozen movies will leave you with little to no hard drive space at all! To prevent this, many people choose to store their large DVD library on an external hard drive, which is easy to do. You just need to purchase an external hard drive and software with DVD-compression capabilities.

Source:http://www.toptenreviews.com/software/articles/tips-for-maintaining-your-home-dvd-library/

The World No.1 DVD Copier, DVD Ripper, DVD Decrypter Recommended

There are far too many DVD ripper programs out there, and every vendor praises their own product. If you decide to turn your physical DVD movies to digital form but don’t know which ripper is better to take, as a veteran in DVD digitization, here, Pavtube BDMagic/Pavtube BDMagic for Mac is highly recommend as the great DVD ripping tools I ever used. It can circumvent copy protection mechanisms, such as the encryption used on most commercial DVDs and shift format. Learn the key features of the best DVD copy and ripping software. Read the review.

  • Break various DVD encryption including Region, RCE, CSS, CPRM, UOP, AACS, etc.
  • 1:1 backup DVD in original video structure and video quality.
  • Directly copy DVD main title to VOB file.
  • Convert DVD disc, DVD ISO/IFO, DVD Folder to h.265, m3u8, mp4, mov, m4v, avi, mkv, flv, etc.
  • This Blu-ray Ripper could rip Blu-rays and DVDs to popular audio and video formats for you to enjoy the movie on PC and wide screen TV. Support output to PS4, Apple TV, WD TV player, Xbox, iPad Pro, iPhone, iPod, Galaxy Tab, Nexus, etc.
  • Trim and crop DVD videos so that you can upload the clips to YouTube, Vimeo and other sharing sites.
  • Split a whole DVD video to several segments and merge selected movie titles into one file.
  • Select desired subtitles stream and audio track or copy and rip DVD with forced subtitle.
  • Add text watermark to selected DVD video clip. You can either set parameters or drag the text on preview screen to set its location.
  • The additional Full Disk Copy facility enables you to backup the whole contents from Blu-ray disc and DVD with original HD quality and directly copy format allows saving 100% intact M2TS/VOB main movie from Blu-ray/DVD Disc.
  • The app supports CUDA acceleration in the availability of NVIDIA CUDA graphics card and adopts a redesigned GUI (Graphical User Interface), which is more user-friendly and in-style.
  • More than 200 formats listed to ensure you can get the desired video and audio types, like m3u8, Prores, H.265 MKV, AVI, MP4, WMV, FLV, MPEG, MOV, RMVB, FLAC, AAC, AC3, AIFF, AMR, M4A, etc.
  • Rip latest 2D/3D Blu-ray and DVD to 3D videos with ultrafast speed for true theater entertainment at home.
  • You can adjust profile parameters, rename and save it for easy access to next conversion.
  • Support latest Blu-ray/DVD discs and Supported Decrypt Blu-ray MKB61.
  • Add SRT/ASS/SSA subtitles to your original DVD videos
  • Adjust video/audio resolution, bitrate, frame rate, sample rate, codec, channel before copy and rip DVD.

Free Download this Top DVD Copier and Ripper:

 

Other Download:

– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/blu-ray-ripper/
– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-BDMagic/3000-7970_4-75922877.html

Besides, if you want to lossless backup your Blu-ray/DVD video files with all multiple audio and subtitle tracks, try Pavtube ByteCopy. (Learn Reason to choose it).

Caution: reselling or distributing the DVD Ripping movies on the internet or other platforms will be regarded as infringement act! Don’t do that, and just use them on your personal devices.

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Can my Synology NAS transcode 4K videos for my device?

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Synology NAS is designed to provide a solution of file storage and sharing with data protection for your home environment with low power consumption, quiet operation and reliability. If you have multiple computers on your network, you’re a candidate for a network-attached storage (NAS) device. Have the trouble when you get some 4k files to NAS, we can’t get the 4K Video files playback from NAS like on media player, smart TV etc? Don’t worry. Here provide an easy way for you to convert your 4K Video files to MP4 format for storing on your Synology NAS Drive and streaming over DLNA.

Video transcoding refers to the process of converting video files originally unsupported by a media player into a compatible format and resolution. Different Synology NAS models are equipped with different transcoding capabilities. You can stream your video collection on your Synology NAS to a media player using Video Station, DS video or Media Server. Below are tables indicating the behavior of Synology NAS in respective scenarios.

Video Station and DS video

Table 1 shows the video transcoding capabilities of different Synology NAS groups when streaming video to popular media players with Video Station or DS video.[table][tr]

Media Server

Table 2 shows the behavior of Synology NAS running Media Server.

Synology NAS Models and Groups

What if Synology NAS can’t transcode your 4K videos?

4K videos contain many kinds of format, like MKV, AVI, MP4,etc. Before you upload 4K movies to Synology NAS, I suggest you to unify all 4K videos to 4K MP4 for MP4 is the most compatible format that nearly all multimedia players can accept it. If your player to watch 4K movies via Synology NAS doesn’t support 4K, you even need to compress 4K to 1080p.

Since it does have some limits to play 4K video via Synology NAS on different platforms. Besides, the codec limitation will also prevent you from uploading 4K video to Synology NAS successfully. Here we recommend you this powerful 4K to NAS Converter- Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate, It is an all-in-one video solution with the capability of deal with any videos, like Blu-ray/DVD, 4K/SD/HD video in any format. So it is capability of converting 4K movies to Synology NAS with suitable format and high video quality. It will convert 4K H.265, XAVC, MXF, MOV, MKV, AVI for storage on Synology NAS with ease. Multiple devices can also be supported. This Ultra HD Video Converter is also available to customize the output resolutions to any size the users want. (Read review).

Free Download and trail Top 4K Video Converter for NAS:

 

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– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/blu-ray-video-converter-ultimate/
– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-Video-Converter-Ultimate/3000-2194_4-75938564.html

How to transcode and backup 4K videos to Synology NAS

Step 1. Install and run this 4K video converter, then load your H 4K videos into this app by clicking “File”>”Add Video/Audio”. Thanks to the inner decoder and encoder, you can easily import 4K videos. Highlight and double click clips can allow you to preview your video.

Tip: If you have batch files and want to combine them into one, you can select all files you want to merge, and then click “Merge into one file box”.

Step 2. After loading successfully, go to the Format bar then choose “HD Video”>”H.264 HD Video (*.mp4)” for streaming 4K videos to Synology NAS, which will totally maintain the sharp quality of the original files.

Step 3. For some users whose videos are 4K and want to maintain the 4K quality, clicking “Settings” to make the default Size (pix) to 3840*2160 will realize this goal. You can type this parameter after the Size (pix) box to replace the 1920*1080. (Or learn how to compress 4K to 1080p)

Step 4. After setting the file location, just hit this “Start conversion” button to start convert your 4K video conversion for backing up 4K videos to Synology NAS.

Supported NAS devices include:

WD My Cloud 4TB, Synology DiskStation, Lenovo IX2, WD My Cloud EX4 Diskless, WD My Cloud 2TB, BUFFALO LinkStation Pro Duo, NETGEAR ReadyNAS 104, Thecus NAS, WD My Cloud EX2, Drobo 5N, Synology America DiskStation, WD My Book Live, ZyXEL NSA310, Seagate Business Storage NAS, Seagate BlackArmor NAS, Seagate Central 2TB, QNAP TS-469-PRO, Intel SS4000-E Entry Storage System, etc.

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Transfer/backup Blu-ray to Samsung Portable SDD T3

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Samsung Portable SSD T3, a premium, palm-sized, external solid state drive (SSD) that offers multi-terabyte (TB) storage capacity. Equipped with Samsung’s proprietary Vertical NAND (V-NAND) and SSD TurboWrite technology, the T3 drive provides advanced performance, enabling consumers, content creators, business and IT professionals, to quickly and easily store and transfer large multimedia content across a variety of devices. For those Blu-ray movie collectors, some of them may have the confusion if is it possible to play Blu-ray content via Samsung Portable SDD T3. The answer is positive. While, the problem here is how can we move a Blu-ray movie to Samsung Portable SDD T3 easily and quickly. I’ve figured out a simple way to make it and share it now. Just read on to learn details.

First of all, the data on a commercial Blu ray movie is encrypted, you are not allowed to copy Blu-ray files a Samsung Portable SDD T3 directly. Hence, we need to rip and digitize Blu-ray to a common video for adding to Samsung Portable SDD T3. Besides, the Blu-ray movie in 1080p is usually in a big size, we’d better compress the movie into a smaller size if need.

To complete the conversion task, you’re going to need Pavtube BDMagic, which allows you to copy a Blu-ray or DVD to your Samsung Portable SDD T3 with two or three clicks. It can help you rip Blu-ray, DVD movies to Samsung Portable SDD T3 supported MP4, AVI, MOV, etc, so that you can play your Blu-ray/DVD files through Samsung Portable SDD T3 without any limitations! What’s more, this program comes with a built-in video editor that allows you to edit Blu-ray, DVD movies by trimming, cropping, adjusting video effects, etc. If you are using a Mac, you can go to Pavtube BDMagic for Mac. Now download this tool and follow the instructions to convert DVD/Blu-ray to videos for USB Flash Drive. Read the review.

With it, you can rip most of Blu-ray discs, no matter protected Blu-ray Disc or unprotected Blu-ray discs to USB Thumbdrive, External HDD, NASHard driveChromecastLG Be12lu30 etc. Besides, you are allowed to adjust parameters of your output profile to meet your needs.

Download Blu-ray to Samsung Portable SDD T3 Converter:

 

Other Download:

– Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.cn/blu-ray-ripper/
– Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-BDMagic/3000-7970_4-75922877.html

How to Backup Blu-ray Movies on a Samsung Portable SDD T3

Backing up Blu-ray to Samsung Portable SDD T3 with Pavtube BDMagic is simple as ABC. After downloading, follow the wizard to install and run the program. Then follow the steps below to rip Blu-ray to Samsung Portable SDD T3 in a few clicks! The below guide takes Blu-ray Ripper for Windows (Windows 7/8/8.1/10 compatible) screenshots for example. (Note: A BD drive is needed for ripping Blu-ray discs.)

Step 1: Load Blu-ray movies

Launch Blu-ray ripper and click disc icon to load Blu-ray movies. This software can convert Blu-ray disc, Blu-ray ISO file, or DVD disc, ISO image, and IFO file to any formats.

Step 2. Choose output format

USB flash drive supports storing almost all kinds of video formats. However, when linked to a device for playing, the video file should of the format accepted by the device, for example, a smart TV, a computer and a desktop. So you are required to figure out the exact input video formats supported by the device you are to play the Blu-ray files with. Generally, MP4 is recommended since it has wide acceptance, good video quality and small file size.

Tip: With the right settings you can retain the quality of the original Blu-ray while also saving space. Simply click Settings bar and you can tweak the video size, bitrate, frame rate, etc.

3. Start ripping Blu-ray

Click convert button to start converting Blu-ray movies for Samsung Portable SDD T3. After conversion completes, press “Open” to locate resulted files. Now, you can play Blu-ray contents through Samsung Portable SDD T3 without any troubles. Enjoy.

Tips: Its Mac verison Pavtube BDMagic for Mac is much cheaper in Summer Holiday Coupon Page. It supports El Capitan system so you can convert Blu-ray to Samsung Portable SDD T3 on Mac OS X El Capitan without any issue.

Samsung Portable SDD T3 Pricing and Availability 

The Portable SSD T3 is compatible with a range of Samsung smartphones and tablets including the newly released Galaxy TabPro S, Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge and Galaxy S6.

T3 is available now from JB Hi Fi, Harvey Norman, Bing Lee and Officeworks, with an RRP of $1249 (2TB), $649 (1TB), $329 (500GB) and $199 (250GB).

Key Specifications

Category Samsung Portable SSD T3
Capacity** 250 GB/ 500 GB/ 1 TB/ 2 TB
Interface Compatible with USB 3.1, USB 2.0
Dimensions (LxWxH) 74 x 58 x 10.5 mm
Weight 51 grams (less than 2 oz.)***
Transfer Speed**** Sequential: Up to 450MB/sec
UASP Mode Support
Encryption AES 256-bit hardware encryption
Security Password setting (optional)
Requires Windows 7 or higher, Mac OS 10.7 or higher and Android KitKat (version 4.4) or higher.
Certification CE, BSMI, KC, VCCI, C-tick, FCC, IC, UL, TUV, CB
RoHS Compliance RoHS2
Warranty Limited 3-year

Source: http://www.samsung.com/au/news/local/samsung-electronics-announces-portable-ssd-t3-for-fast-dependable-external-content-storage-and-transfer-across-devices

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